DIRECTOR'S POST

July 8, 2019

Despite our issues with some of the direction Netflix has taken, the bright spot remains to be its original content.  These motion pictures come in different forms, and they all deliver with production value, solid plot lines and attention to detail.  (Remember Bird Bo...

January 7, 2019

Black Mirror had been batting a thousand until right after the first episode of the last season (USS Callister, which was great).  What followed got pretty preachy, which unfortunately sacrifices the interestingness of the plot, like in Black Museum.  (Hang the DJ was...

January 2, 2019

Happy New Year!  If your friends are as dark and weird as ours here at Buzzkill, you celebrated the end of this heavy last year by watching Bird Box. 

Slight spoilers ahead.

Netflix’s Network Originals all seem to have certain things in common.  The cinematography w...

September 22, 2018

Just as our collective sub-conscious was starting to itch badly for another Netflix Original, “Maniac” dropped, after little more than some leaked marketing and word-of-mouth hype.

Do not worry, there are no spoilers.  Mainly because leaking the plot and over-all messag...

July 9, 2018

Netflix loves cranking homers.  Here at Buzzkill, we appreciate people who like doing so.  This might be why Netflix Originals always end up getting reviewed.  If you do not know already, we only review the ones we love.  (Eat your heart out on tomatoes.)...

May 21, 2018

When “13 Reasons Why” first came out, there was a good amount of outrage surrounding the series.  In season 1, Hannah, the pretty, yet insecure and allegedly mentally-unstable teenage girl, takes her own life.  Thinking it was going to be a horror series, this writer w...

April 23, 2018

With a relatively benign sounding title, and basic plot description, “Friend Request” punches way above expectation.  So much so, that when it comes to visually-stimulating pop-horror films, Friend Request might just edge out Death Note.  Solid score.  More than a hand...

March 18, 2018

One thing positive about the media industry; people respect quality content.  Veronica came out with quite a buzz; foreign, subtitles, terrifying.  There are no real dislikes to report. 

The story is interesting, the subtitles are very easy to pick-up on....